Teaching Assistant

Southwark, London
Date Posted: 21 Mar 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Southwark, London
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Join Our Team as a Teaching Assistant!

Are you passionate about education and making a positive impact on the lives of young learners? We have an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join our vibrant and inclusive Mainstream Secondary School in Southwark. This position is available immediately, and it offers full-time, long-term employment until the end of the academic year.


As a Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting our dedicated teaching staff in delivering exceptional education to our students. Your responsibilities will include:

  1. Assisting teachers in planning and implementing engaging and effective lesson activities.
  2. Providing individualised support to students with different learning needs.
  3. Supervising and supporting students during classwork, ensuring a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  4. Encouraging student participation and engagement in class discussions and activities.
  5. Assisting in the assessment and tracking of student progress, maintaining accurate records.
  6. Collaborating with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure the overall well-being and academic development of students.
  7. Participating in staff meetings and training sessions as required.


To be considered for this role, you should meet the following requirements:

  1. Previous child-based experience, such as tutoring, mentoring, or working in a school setting.
  2. Possession of an up-to-date DBS check on the update service.
  3. A genuine passion for working with young people and supporting their educational journey.
  4. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students and colleagues.
  5. Strong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively.
  6. Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of students and the school.
  7. A commitment to promoting an inclusive and diverse learning environment.


In addition to joining a dedicated and supportive team of educational professionals, we offer the following benefits:

  1. Competitive pay ranging from £80.00 to £100.00 per day, depending on experience.
  2. Full-time, long-term employment until the end of the academic year, providing stability and continuity.
  3. Opportunity to gain valuable experience and develop skills in the field of education.
  4. Support and guidance for graduates who are considering a career in education.
  5. The chance to make a meaningful impact on the lives of young learners and contribute to their academic success.

How to Apply:

If you are enthusiastic about education and possess the necessary qualifications and experience, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your up-to-date CV along with a cover letter outlining your relevant skills and experience to freddie.sandford@twrecruitment.com.

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to join our team as a Teaching Assistant and embark on a fulfilling career in education! Apply now and be a part of shaping the future of our students.

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